On Friday, March 14th, 2013, the Ted Rogers Institute for Tourism and Hospitality Research hosted a one day conference to discuss topics related to digital media and hospitality and tourism. Researchers from the Ted Rogers School for Hospitality and Tourism Management at Ryerson University and Department of Tourism and Urban Studies at the UQAM School of Management (ESG).

Topics included:

Use of social media by destination marketing organizations, Social media influences on travel planning, Social media’s impact on street food restaurants’ performance in Montreal, The mediating influence of trust in the acceptance of the mobile wallet, Early adoption by Canadian travellers of Monarc.ca, an online hotel review website designed as an inter-organisational information system.